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#97a8e5 Hex Color Code

#97a8e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #97a8e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #97a8e5 is comprised of 59.22% red, 65.88% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #97a8e5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 60% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.72 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#97a8e5 linear gradient to complementary #d1cfab

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #a3aedc
  3. #aeb5d2
  4. #b8bbc9
  5. #c1c2bf
  6. #c9c8b5
  7. #d1cfab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7688c3
  2. #8193ce
  3. #8c9dd9
  4. #97a8e5
  5. #a2b3f1
  6. #adbefc
  7. #b9c9ff

Tones

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #9facdf
  3. #a6afd8
  4. #adb3d2
  5. #b3b7cb
  6. #b9bac5
  7. #bebebe

Tints and Shades

#97a8e5 to white

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #a9b6ea
  3. #bbc4ee
  4. #ccd3f2
  5. #dde1f7
  6. #eef0fb
  7. #ffffff

#97a8e5 to black

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #7c8abb
  3. #636d92
  4. #4a516c
  5. #333747
  6. #1d1e26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2716 C
      #9faee5
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 41.8%

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#97a8e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#97a8e5 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #97a8e5">…</p>

#97a8e5 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #97a8e5">…</p>

#97a8e5 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #97a8e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9939173
Binary
10010111, 10101000, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#97a8e5
LRV
≈ 40.2%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 1.791
RGB
rgb(151, 168, 229)
RGBA
rgba(151, 168, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.307, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.647%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6838043 / 0xff97a8e5
HSL
hsl(227, 60%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 60%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.923), saturation: 34% (0.341), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 226.923, saturation: 34.061%, perceived brightness: 67.199%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.764, S: 68.294, L: 69.640
Cubehelix
H: -134.758, S: 0.548, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.399, S: 0.085, L: 0.666
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 27% (0.266), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 40.904, Y: 40.240, Z: 79.725
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.250, Y: 40.240
CIELab
L: 69.640, a: 8.357, b: -32.608
CIELuv
L: 69.640, u: -11.487, v: -52.965
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.640, C: 33.662, H: 284.374
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.640, C: 54.197, H: 257.764
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.435, a: 4.088, b: -30.111
CIECAM02
J: 60.354, C: 39.049, h: 264.582, Q: 153.060, M: 34.147, s: 47.233, H: 313.500
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.737, green: 0.472
LMS
L: 34.314, M: 40.014, S: 79.072
YCbCr
Y: 161.921, Cb: 157.295, Cr: 116.206
YCgCo
Y: 179.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.871, Db: 88.963, Dr: 35.898
YPbPr
Y: 168.771, Pb: 32.455, Pr: -11.306
xvYCC
Y: 160.945, Cb: 156.509, Cr: 118.068
YIQ
Y: 169.871, I: -29.724, Q: 15.384
YUV
Y: 169.871, U: 29.099, V: -16.556
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 5.662
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.576

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